Bowers Gifford & District

Events

Our up-coming events are listed here in date order. These will be general branch meetings and specific group meetings or outings as arranged by each co-ordinator.

Our monthly meeting is on the 4th Wednesday of each month, from 2-4pm, at The Benbow Club, Pound Lane, Bowers Gifford. We generally have a guest speaker, and use this event to interact with each other and discuss items of relevance.


Dates for your Diary
Meetings
Wed Mar 27th Our monthly general meeting today. Guest speaker will be Brenda Smith, recounting 'visits to Vietnam'.
Wed Apr 24th Our monthly general meeting today. Guest speaker will be Brian Carline, talking about 'Tripe and Trotters'.
Wed May 22nd Our monthly general meeting today. Guest speaker will be Alan Goldsmith (owner of Mountfitchet Castle), talking about 50 years of Rock 'n' Roll.
Wed Jun 26th Our monthly general meeting today. No guest speaker, but Derek will be hosting one of his quizzes. An entertaining afternoon, with some spot prizes along the way.
Wed Jul 24th Our monthly general meeting today. Guest speaker will be Joan Williams, telling us about 'Western Australia and beyond'.
Wed Aug 28th Our monthly general meeting today. Guest speaker will be Ian Currie, a TV weatherman. He will be talking about 'Weather Lore - Fact or Fiction'.
Wed Sep 25th Our monthly general meeting today. Guest speaker will be Graham Mee, of the RSPB. His subject matter is 'Nature Reserves - our last sanctuaries'.
Wed Oct 23rd Our monthly general meeting today. Guest speaker will be Mel Rees, an author, who will be telling us about 'My Family and Other Setbacks'.
Wed Nov 27th Our monthly general meeting today. Guest speaker will be Mark Lewis, a goldsmith, telling us about the history of hallmarking.
Wed Dec 18th Our monthly general meeting today. Guest speaker will be Ray Spiller, talking about the Number 1 records at Christmas.
Outings
Sun Jul 7th We are hoping to organise a day coach trip to Aldeburgh and Southwold. Further details to follow.
Wed Jul 10th A theatre outing today, to see the musical '9 to 5' - £32.50 plus coach (approx. £15). Bookings for this event are now closed.
Social Events
Sat Apr 6th This evening, the Page Woods Trust will be organising a quiz, hosted by the Benbow Club. Up to 5 people per table, £4 per head. Contact Rose, on 07808 041825, for further information or to book a table.
Other Events
Thu Mar 28th There is no card-making group this month.
Thu Mar 28th The Knitting and Crochet Group at Daphne's, 1-3pm.
Thu Mar 28th The Afternoon Scrabble group will be held today at Ann's, between 1.30 and 3.30pm.